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NEA Foundation-Nickelodeon Big Help Grants Available to K-8 Public School Educators

Deadline: October 15, 2012 Sponsored by Nickelodeon and the NEA Foundation, NEA Foundation-Nickelodeon Big Help Grants provide up to $5,000 to K-8 public school educators in the United States. The Big Help Grants program is dedicated to the development and implementation of ideas, techniques, and approaches to addressing four key concerns — environmental awareness, health […]

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Florida Power & Light Offers Teacher Grants for Energy-Related Classroom Projects

Deadline: November 15, 2012 As part of their commitment to STEM education, Florida Power & Light and the NextEra Energy Foundation will make teacher grants totaling $50,000 in the 2012-13 school year for energy-related projects. All public, private, and charter school teachers at elementary, middle, and high schools in FPL’s service territory are eligible to […]

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Lowe’s Toolbox for Education Accepting Applications for Fall 2012 K-12 Public School Improvement Projects

Deadline: October 12, 2012 Funded by the Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation, the Lowe’s Toolbox for Education programprovides grant awards of up to $5,000 to support school improvement projects at K-12 public schools in the United States. Now in its sixth year, the program has donated over $25 million to more than five thousand schools. […]

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Kids In Need Foundation Offers K-12 Teacher Grants to Support Innovative Classroom Projects

Deadline: September 30, 2012 A program of the Kids In Need Foundation, Kids In Need Teacher Grants provide K-12 educators with funding to provide innovative learning opportunities for their students. Teacher Grant awards range from $100 to $500 and are intended to be used to finance creative classroom projects. The number of grants awarded varies […]

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NEA Foundation-Nickelodeon Big Help Grants Available to K-8 Public School Educators

Deadline: October 15, 2012 Sponsored by Nickelodeon and the NEA Foundation, NEA Foundation-Nickelodeon Big Help Grants provide up to $5,000 to K-8 public school educators in the United States. The Big Help Grants program is dedicated to the development and implementation of ideas, techniques, and approaches to addressing four key concerns — environmental awareness, health […]

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FirstEnergy Accepting STEM Grant Applications From Educators

Deadline: September 17, 2012 FirstEnergy Corp., an energy company serving Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, New Jersey, Maryland, and Virginia, is offering education grants of up to $500 for creative classroom projects planned for the 2012-13 school year. FirstEnergy Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Classroom Grants are awarded for creative, individual classroom projects for grades pre-K-12. […]

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California Community Foundation Invites Los Angeles K-12 Teachers to Apply for Classroom Project Grants

Deadline: June 29, 2012 The FEDCO Charitable Foundation, a supporting organization of theCalifornia Community Foundation, provides grants to K-12 teachers in Los Angeles public and private schools working on experientially based teaching approaches in their classrooms. To be eligible, applicants must teach K-12 full time at a public or a charter school in the LAUSD, ABC/Cerritos, […]

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Meemic Foundation for the Future of Education Accepting Grant Applications From Wisconsin Educators

Deadline:  September 9, 2012 The Meemic Foundation for the Future of Education, a nonprofit organization created by Michigan-based Meemic Insurance Company, is accepting grant applications from Wisconsin educators for fall 2012 classroom projects. The grant program is designed to fund innovative programs, events, or projects with the potential to significantly enhance students’ classroom experiences. Any employee of […]

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Gale and Library Media Connection Invite Nominations for TEAMS Award

Deadline: June 30, 2012 The Gale/Library Media Connection TEAMS Award program is designed to recognize and encourage critical collaborations between teachers and media specialists to promote learning and increase student achievement. The awards are given every two years. All K-12 public and private schools in the United States and Canada are eligible to enter. Examples […]

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Toyota International Teacher Program

The Toyota International Teacher Program provides international, professional-development opportunities to U.S. secondary school teachers to advance environmental stewardship and global connectedness in U.S. schools and communities. Each year, the program sends educators overseas for  short-term (2-3 week) study tours to countries that are at the forefront of innovative solutions to environmental challenges. Participating teachers explore […]

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